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TOP 10: Specialist food prep devices that will transform your kitchen ops

TOP 10: Specialist food prep devices that will transform your kitchen ops

Manual food prep work is part and parcel of kitchen life, but there’s also plenty of innovative equipment out there that can help to lighten the load. Here is FEJ’s pick of some of the most useful kit around at the moment. Simply click on each link to learn about the innovation and what sort

Taurus Group Mycook Induction-Heated Kitchen Robot

The Mycook system, supplied in the UK by Cuisinequip, is an all-in-one food preparation system that cooks, sautés, mixes, grinds, emulsifies, kneads, shakes, light fries, melts, powders and steams. The processes are based on the clever application of induction heating, which not only saves time through rapid, highly-controllable heating, but also reduces costs through energy

LLK Twin Speed Mixer

The Twin Speed Mixer from Linda Lewis Kitchens features a full stainless-steel body and is supplied on castors for maximum mobility. With a twin-speed mechanical transmission, the mixer is able to produce several types of dough at the perfect speed, offering variety, consistency and quality. The Italian-built device is particularly applicable to higher scale operations

Hallde CC-34 Combi Cutter

The CC-34 is both a vegetable preparation machine and vertical cutter in one. It dices, shreds, grates, cuts julienne and waffles vegetables, fruit, dry bread, cheese, nuts and mushrooms, and will also chop and grind meat, fish, vegetables, fruits and nuts. In addition it can be used for blending as well as mixing sauces, soups

Sirman Plutone Mixer

Sirman’s new Plutone mixers are heavy duty and durable and offer robust build quality. They also come with extra features such as a lever-operated bowl lift and metal wire bowl guard, and are easy to accommodate in the work area as they are compact and stable. The 10-litre model is a countertop unit, the 20-litre

Hendi Digital Blender with Noise Cover

The Hendi digital blender can be used to prepare a wide range of products including fruits, vegetables, cocktails, smoothies, desserts and even crushed ice. The unit comes with a detachable 2.5-litre break-resistant polycarbonate jug that can withstand temperatures of -40˚C up to 90˚C, a firm lid made from PBT and a small polycarbonate lid cover.

Edlund Tomato Laser Slicer

The Edlund Tomato Laser Slicer has an innovative staggered blade cartridge and self-lubricating pusher system, making slicing an effortless process. It is designed to cut even the ripest of tomatoes to the desired thickness in one swift motion with minimal force. Its industrial design is made with efficiency in mind as a six-inch deep pan

Vitamix Vita-Prep 3 Food Processor and Aerating Container

Designed for those seeking an appliance suitable for a busy professional kitchen, where fresh food preparation is key, the Vita-Prep 3 is renowned for exceptional power, versatility and performance. Featuring a variable speed control and a range of patented, high-impact containers, the Vita-Prep 3 is able to efficiently blend even the toughest whole-food ingredients. When